|1 P.A.||A treaty between the city of Chi-Town and several neighboring communities in northern Illinois unite to form the Illinois Contingent.|
|7 P.A.||The fledgling city-states of Tolkeen, Markeen, and Freehold unite to form the Kingdom of Tolkeen.|
|12 P.A.||The first Federation of Magic, led by Nostrous Dunscon, invades Chi-Town. The city retaliates, eventually destroying the Federation. The conflict comes to be called the Bloody Campaign.|
|33 P.A.||The Coalition States are founded when the territories of Iowa and Missouri ally themselves with the Illinois Contingent.|
|41 P.A.||Iron Heart joins the Coalition States.|
|51 P.A.||Free Quebec joins the Coalition States.|
|68 P.A.||After the rumored discovery of a Pre-Rifts research facility, northern Texas is claimed as the Coalition State of Lone Star.|
|77 P.A.||The fabled Chi-Town Library is reportedly destroyed in a surprise Federation of Magic terrorist attack.|
|78 P.A.||Six years after his election, Chairman Karl Prosek declares himself Emperor for life of the Coalition.|
|101 P.A.||The Coalition begins amassing troops along the northeastern border of Chi-Town, presumably in preparation for war against Tolkeen.|
|102 P.A.|| Legendary Colonel Marcus Larsen retires (some say defects) from the Coalition military to form the mercenary army Larsen’s Brigade.
Plato of Lazlo issues an Edict of Planetary Distress that warns of four great dangers preparing to descend upon the Earth.
|105 P.A.|| Free Quebec secedes from the Coalition States.
The Coalition declares war on Tolkeen and its former allies in Free Quebec, in the so-called Campaign of Unity.
|106 P.A.||Coalition troops advance on Tolkeen.|
|107 P.A.||Coalition forces invade Free Quebec.|
|108 P.A.||The Coalition and Free Quebec reach a peace treaty.|
|109 P.A.|| The Coalition launches a two pronged final assault on Tolkeen, crushing the kingdom. Refugees flee CS extermination squads by the thousand.
After years of negotiation and preparation, El Dorado joins the Coalition States.